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Trump says 'nothing funny' about 'Saturday Night Live' mockery
Trump inauguration protest groups demand access to Washington sites
Trump fills homeland security, environment, China ambassador jobs
Republican wins recount, GOP gains Senate control
KMS Marching Saints join mass band, choir at Pearl Harbor 75th anniversary
Twins manager Molitor getting hip to new regime
Willmar WarHawks respond in force to Kennedy Elementary second grader's letter
Cards 3-0 after victory over Dassel-Cokato
Cardinal girls can't hold off Northern Lakes
Gophers slip past New Jersey team to go to 8-1
Willmar artist to paint community mural
'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Heavy teenage drinking linked to abnormal brain development
PieLogNog: A great holiday mashup
Willmar area cattle sorters leaving their mark on growing sport
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Vernon "Bud" Blindt
Harlow D. Skindelien
Marlene M. Baumann
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Parker commentary: Donald Trump's demagogic illogic
Thomas commentary: Remembering Pearl Harbor at 75
Cohen commentary: Echoes of Weimar Germany should not be ignored
Letter: Taking God's word as truth
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
December 21, 2012
Letter: The death of America
My America is dead. It died when the voices of the soulless were louder than the voices of the followers of Christ. When greed became the creed to live by. When the illiterate, unskilled and lawless came with grasping fingers. When children could no longer play outside unattended...
December 21, 2012 - 7:21am
November 28, 2012
Ridgewater College blog: Russian impressions of America
November 28, 2012 - 9:02am
August 8, 2012
Letter: CCA sets the record straight
The Associated Press story "Immigrants prove big business for prison companies," published by the West Central Tribune on Aug. 2, relied on selective information and speculation to advance a misguided hypothesis about the impact our company, Corrections Corporation of America (CCA),...
August 8, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Letter: The end of America is coming
In writing this letter I fear of being branded a street corner preaching Christian with folded hands and saintly smile. I am not! I will make judgments because we are a nation in spiritual decline and are departing from God at rocket speed. When very young my faith was the size...
July 25, 2012 - 12:56am
March 3, 2012
Read Across America
March 3, 2012 - 12:00am
February 8, 2012
Editorial: Chrysler ad was promoting America
Critics of Chrysler's "Halftime in America" commercial during the Super Bowl Sunday need to grow up a little bit, cut the partisan baloney and...
February 8, 2012 - 7:30am
December 1, 2010
Guards shown watching inmate attack at private prison, company also owns Appleton prison
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- The surveillance video from the overhead cameras shows Hanni Elabed being beaten by a fellow inmate in an Idaho prison,...
December 1, 2010 - 9:33am
October 29, 2010
Letter: America has lost its way
In the '50s America was a great nation with a purpose, a direction and a moral compass to guide us. In the '60s we lost our way. Americans believed we had achieved our successes and greatness by our own means, and not because of God's providence on whose principles this country was...
October 29, 2010 - 12:00am
September 27, 2010
Cartoon by John Sherffius
September 27, 2010 - 12:00am
August 30, 2010
Commentary: Obama and the virtues of 'politicking' in the U.S.
WASHINGTON -- President Obama's address to the nation on Iraq this week underscores the agony of his presidency, and its core political problem. Seen from the inside, the administration is an astonishing success. Obama has kept his principal promises and can take credit for achievements...
August 30, 2010 - 12:00am
August 28, 2010
America's blend just keeps on changing
Change has come with increasing regularity to west central Minnesota and the rest of America. We are not talking change within or on either side of the politic spectrum, but a change in America of who we are. Otherwise, know as a change in demographics. There is a demographic...
August 28, 2010 - 1:09am
America's blend just keeps on changing
Change has come with increasing regularity to west central Minnesota and the rest of America. We are not talking change within or on either side of the politic spectrum, but a change in America of who we are. Otherwise, know as a change in demographics. There is a demographic change...
August 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 8, 2010
American Opinion: On President Barack Obama as dictator:
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States: From Associated Press How much did voters want America to change in 2008? This much? Some on the left now openly pine for the American president to become a dictator. Filmmaker Woody Allen fantasized in an interview...
June 8, 2010 - 12:00am
April 24, 2010
Commentary: Prayer in the nation of America
If one tries hard enough and is clever enough, one can find a federal judge to rule on just about anything. The Freedom From Religion Foundation, a group of atheists and agnostics based in Madison, Wis., filed a lawsuit asking Judge Barbara Crabb to order the government to cease...
April 24, 2010 - 12:00am
April 19, 2010
Uruguayans find familiar scenes in a foreign land
MONTEVIDEO -- They range in age from 16 to 18, and said goodbye to families living in places as disparate as the grasslands of the famed "Guachos"...
April 19, 2010 - 12:00am